Noriko Prezeau

Noriko Prezeau
Administrative Assistant

BA (UVic), MPA (UVic)

Office: Sedgewick Vandekerkhove Wing B102

About our Administrative Assistant

Noriko Prezeau joined the CSRS as Administrative Assistant in May 2019.

She has a Masters of Public Administration (MPA), a BA in Geography and a Minor in Environmental Studies, all of which are from the University of Victoria. Previously, she has worked for the Centre for Asia-Pacific Initiatives on campus as an assistant to the Jarislowsky East Asia (Japan) Chair.

Originally from Saitama, Japan, Noriko worked as a travel operator for many years. She started her days in Canada as an international student at the English Language Centre (ELC) at UVic and has been living and working here for more than 20 years now. Noriko has volunteered for Victoria Japanese Heritage Language School Society (VJHLSS) as a director/treasurer for three years as part of her service to the Japanese Community in Victoria. Loving Victoria as a second home, she is pursuing her career in this beautiful city in British Columbia.

Noriko also has a passion for dance fitness, which led her to become a Zumba instructor and she has been certified as a Fitness Instructor Specialist from canfitpro.